SOM Office of Admissions

Theresa SilvaWelcome to The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston School of Medicine Admissions website. We are glad that you have selected medicine as your chosen profession and we are here to help you through what we feel will be the best years of your academic life. UTMB offers an Integrated Medical Curriculum that is a 4 year program leading to the Doctor of Medicine degree. Admission to medical school is determined by a Dean appointed and an elected group of faculty members made up of a combination of MDs and PhDs.

To be considered for admission, you must first apply through the Texas Medical and Dental Schools Application Service center in Austin. Here you will find everything necessary to help navigate your way through the admissions process.

For further information regarding entrance to the School of Medicine, please uses contacts listed below for the Office of Admissions.

Theresa Silva

Director of Admissions

Admissions home page grid list_MD and PA Programs info

  • MD Program

  • PA Program

Contact Information

Richard Carroll, PhD
Assistant Dean for Admissions
and Recruitment

Theresa Silva, BS
Director of Admissions

Tammy Bird, BS
Business Coordinator


Office of Admissions
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-1317
For general admission information:
(409) 772-6958
(409) 747-2909 fax